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Abandonment ID: 00283
Ship name:Yas[disputed]
7-digit IMO no.:8514801
Port of abandonment:Aden, Yemen
Abandonment date:26 April 2017
Notification date:3 July 2017
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:12
Nationalities:India(6); Syrian Arab Republic(1); Ukraine(5)
Circumstances:Unpaid since March, no provisions, No fuel getting to total black out, no fresh water, no drinkable water on board. Military on board. Passports confiscated, very problematic conditions due to conflict and border closure due to cholera outbreak.
Actions taken:Other
Assistance provided by local ITF affiliate union and ITF Arab world network coordinator who managed to arrange repatriation with some pocket money for the crew.Repatriation cost paid by the ITF is 4584.16+13676: 18261USD
Repatriation status:Repatriated
Repatriation arranged in 2 stages. One group flew via Kenya to Odessa and Mumbai, the other reached Djibouti by sea and from there flew back home.
Payment status:Payment Pending
3 months outstanding
Comments and Observations:Govt. of Panama (31 December 2020)
PMA imposed a documentary restriction over the vessel, which prevent the cancelation of the registry and the change of ownership in the registry. According to the Database, the crewmembers were repatriated in two groups, and 3 months of wages are pending payment.

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